Scores

Final

Delaware State 56

(10-12, 5-3 MEAC)

Norfolk State 74

(15-10, 10-0 MEAC)

6:00 PM ET, February 9, 2013

Echols Hall, Norfolk, Virginia

1 2 T
DSU 26 3056
NORF 32 4274

Top Performers

Delaware State: M. Oliver 16 Pts, 14 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

Norfolk State: B. Goode 17 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

Norfolk St. 74, Delaware St. 56

Associated Press

NORFOLK, Va. -- Malcolm Hawkins scored 20 points and Brandon Goode had 17 points and 11 rebounds to lead Norfolk State past Delaware State 74-56 on Saturday.

Rob Johnson added 10 points for the Spartans (15-10, 10-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), who are the defending league champions and have won nine in a row. The Spartans snapped the Hornets' five-game winning streak in the series. Pendarvis Williams scored nine points and needs eight to reach 1,000 in his career.

Marques Oliver had 16 points and a career-high 14 rebounds, and Miles Bowman scored 11 for Delaware State (10-12, 5-3), which had won four of five coming in.

The Spartans led 42-37 early in the second half but went on a 22-8 spurt to take control at 64-45 on Kris Brown's layup with 6:28 left.

Norfolk State outscored Delaware State 40-24 in the paint and 23-8 in points off turnovers.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
DSU
NORF
Points 56 74
FG Made-Attempted 19-53 (.358) 30-63 (.476)
3P Made-Attempted 2-13 (.154) 3-11 (.273)
FT Made-Attempted 16-19 (.842) 11-13 (.846)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 23

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Feb 9, 2013 @NORF 74, DSU 56Recap
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